Four held for torture, public humiliation of youth

Feb 13, 2019

SAHIWAL: Arifwala city police booked four youths who publicly humiliated a boy by blackening his face with ink and making him ride a motorcycle rickshaw for a round in the streets to shame him.

The police took action against the suspects after a footage of the incident was uploaded on social media.

On the complaint of victim Muhammad Zargham, a resident of Mohalla Shamsabad, police booked Zakir, Tahir, Sheharyar and Chand under sections 365, 355, 337 1 (2), 292-C and 34 of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC).

The victim told police that he was publicly humiliated by the suspects over alleged theft of a pigeon two days back.

(Daily Dawn)